NOMINATIONS INVITED FOR SAARC AWARD
The SAARC Secretariat invites nominations
(in English) from individuals and organizations from the Member States for the
SAARC AWARD 2006.
The aim of the Award is to honour
individuals citizens and organizations of South Asia for their exemplary work to
promote peace, understanding , friendship and development in the region.
The award is conferred at the SAARC Summit.
The prescribed Nomination Form for
SAARC AWARD 2006 will be available from the SAARC Division of the
Ministry of Foreign /External Affairs of Member States. It may also be
downloaded from the SAARC Secretariat's website:www.saarc.sec.org under the link
SAARC AWARD 2006.
I - Objectives:
to encourage individuals and
organizations based in South Asia to undertake prgrammes and activities
complementing and supplementing the efforts of SAARC.
to honour outstanding contributions and
achievements of individuals and organization of the region in the fields of
peace, development, social service, poverty alleviation, environment
protection, cultural progress and in other agreed areas of regional
to recognize any other outstanding
achievements, not covered above of individuals and organizations in the region
whose work of contribution has benefited or inspired the region.
II - The Award:
The award consists of a citation a gold
medal and cash prize of US$ 25,000/- (United States Twenty Five Thousand
III - Terms & Conditions:
Nominations must be made in accordance
with the terms and conditions as contained in the website. Forwarding will be
not be necessary.
The last date for receipt of nomination
at the SAARC Secretariat, Katmandu Nepal is 18th June 2007.
This is a Public Service Announcement by
the Higher Education Commission, H-9, Islamabad (
Nominations must be made on the
prescribed Nominations Form available on the SAARC Website:
www.saarc-sec.org with link SAARC AWARD
2006 and be supported by the required documents. The nominations may be sent
to the following address:
SAARC AWARD 2006
Tridevi Sadak, Themel
Contact : Website: www.saarc-sec.org